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Barkcloth Panel (Masi Kesa)

Date:
mid to late 19th century
Geography:
Fiji
Culture:
Fijian
Medium:
Barkcloth, pigment
Dimensions:
Length 155 in.
Classification:
Barkcloth
Credit Line:
Gift of Adelaide and Edmund Carpenter, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.333.5
Not on view
Presented by Samoans to Robert Louis Stevenson, 1890s (d. 1894); by descent to his family; [a Pasadena, CA, antiques shop]; Peter Furst, California; [David Stuart, Los Angeles, ca. 1967–1968]; Edmund and Adelaide de Menil Carpenter, New York, 1968–1990

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